The Resource The road to Little Dribbling : adventures of an American in Britain, Bill Bryson

The road to Little Dribbling : adventures of an American in Britain, Bill Bryson

Label
The road to Little Dribbling : adventures of an American in Britain
Title
The road to Little Dribbling
Title remainder
adventures of an American in Britain
Statement of responsibility
Bill Bryson
Title variation
Adventures of an American in Britain
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "In 1995 Bill Bryson got into his car and took a weeks-long farewell motoring trip about England before moving his family back to the United States. The book about that trip, Notes from a Small Island, is ... [often considered] one of the most acute and affectionate portrayals of England in all its glorious eccentricity ever written. Two decades later, he set out again to rediscover that country, and the result is [this book]"--Amazon.com
  • Bryson travels about Britain, by bus and train and rental car and on foot, to see what has changed-- and what hasn't-- since his last trip twenty years ago. From Bognor Regis in the south to Cape Wrath in the north, by way of places few travelers ever get to at all, Bryson rediscovers the wondrously beautiful, magnificently eccentric, endearingly singular country that he both celebrates and, when called for, twits
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bryson, Bill
Dewey number
914.104/8612
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DA632
LC item number
.B79 2015b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bryson, Bill
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
The road to Little Dribbling : adventures of an American in Britain, Bill Bryson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bugger Bognor! -- Seven sisters -- Dover -- London -- Motopia -- A great park -- Into the forest -- Beside the seaside -- Day trips -- To the West -- Devon -- Cornwall -- Ancient Britain -- East Anglia -- Cambridge -- Oxford and about -- The Midlands -- It's so bracing! -- The Peak District -- Wales -- The North -- Lancashire -- The Lakes -- Yorkshire -- Durham and the Northeast -- To Cape Wrath (and considerably beyond)
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
510 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780399566783
Isbn Type
(paperback : large print)
Lccn
2015509259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)934101761
  • 2267237
  • (OCoLC)934101761
  • 2236978
  • (OCoLC)934101761
  • (OCoLC)ocn934101761
  • 2236978
  • (OCoLC)ocn934101761
  • 2267237
Label
The road to Little Dribbling : adventures of an American in Britain, Bill Bryson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bugger Bognor! -- Seven sisters -- Dover -- London -- Motopia -- A great park -- Into the forest -- Beside the seaside -- Day trips -- To the West -- Devon -- Cornwall -- Ancient Britain -- East Anglia -- Cambridge -- Oxford and about -- The Midlands -- It's so bracing! -- The Peak District -- Wales -- The North -- Lancashire -- The Lakes -- Yorkshire -- Durham and the Northeast -- To Cape Wrath (and considerably beyond)
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
510 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780399566783
Isbn Type
(paperback : large print)
Lccn
2015509259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)934101761
  • 2267237
  • (OCoLC)934101761
  • 2236978
  • (OCoLC)934101761
  • (OCoLC)ocn934101761
  • 2236978
  • (OCoLC)ocn934101761
  • 2267237

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